Navigation Links
Industry to Demonstrate Off-the-Shelf Integrated Force Protection and Counter-Terrorism Solutions at Northern Virginia Site
Date:10/16/2010

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Several thousand federal, state and local leaders and physical security experts are expected to gather at Northern Virginia's Stafford Regional Airport next May 17-19 to observe demonstrations of the latest commercial off-the-shelf technology for countering terrorist threats to personnel, equipment and facilities - in combat zones as well as in domestic settings within the U.S. and abroad.

Military and civilian representatives of the Department of Defense and officials from other federal, state and local government agencies from throughout the United States and allied nations will attend the Eighth Force Protection Equipment Demonstration (FPED VIII). They will examine, firsthand, the best available force protection equipment and systems. The focus will be on reducing vulnerabilities to threats such as improvised explosive devices (IEDs), car bombs, suicide bombers, chemical and biological agents, and nuclear materials, among others, in combat and non-combat environments. Many security items first seen at earlier editions of the demonstrations are now in use around the world.

More than 575 exhibitors will present live demonstrations of nearly 3,000 technologically advanced commercial off-the-shelf products in 20 equipment categories at the federally sponsored and produced FPED VIII. The event has been held every two years since 1997, after the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff determined a need for regular reviews to assure a continuing awareness of the latest advances in commercially available equipment and systems for countering terrorism. The theme for FPED VIII, "Force Protection Through Integrated Physical Security Solutions," reflects a growing emphasis on mutually supporting resources to meet current and evolving force protection needs, anti-terrorist requirements, and the demands of an increasingly broad range of security challenges. Bomb threats in U.S. cities, the now-pervasive use of IEDs in combat
'/>"/>

SOURCE Force Protection Equipment Demonstration VIII
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Growth of biofuel industry hurt by GMO regulations
2. Industry to Demonstrate Off-the-Shelf Integrated Force Protection and Counter-Terrorism Solutions at Northern Virginia Site
3. Deepwater Horizon committee hears from oil industry executives -- Sept. 26 public meeting
4. Invaders could devastate Florida avocado industry
5. Sequencing of cacao genome will help US chocolate industry, subsistence farmers
6. Louisiana Tech forestry professor helps to shape future of global industry research
7. DOD, industry fund $5.6M SMU-led research for realistic robotic arms that move, feel
8. OU and ConocoPhillips join forces on industry-wide biocorrosion challenge
9. New research will unravel Arizonas prehistoric puzzle of the Hohokam ceramic industry
10. Industry fishing for profits, not predators
11. ARS, industry cooperation yields device to detect insects in stored wheat
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/27/2015)... July 27, 2015   Zynx Health ™, ... clinical improvement solutions, today announced that its ... available on Android smartphones and tablets. With this ... organizations can use ZynxCarebook to securely exchange messages ... streamline care transitions to other care settings, and ...
(Date:7/23/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rzzp3v/global_outlook_of ... "Global Outlook of the Biometrics Industry 2015 " ... The global biometrics market is likely to witness ... owing to the uptake of multiple technologies available. ... enhances the growth of biometrics in existing applications ...
(Date:7/21/2015)... , July 21, 2015  NXT-ID, Inc. ... a biometric authentication company focused on the growing ... smart wallet, announces that it has filed provisional ... and Method. This invention highlights ... only authorizes an account, but also the user ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Zynx Health Adds Android Device Support to ZynxCarebook Solution 2Zynx Health Adds Android Device Support to ZynxCarebook Solution 3Global Outlook of the Biometrics Industry 2015 2Global Outlook of the Biometrics Industry 2015 3NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 2NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 3NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 4
... Carnivores in the Iberian Peninsula, such as the Iberian lynx, ... to changing climatic conditions and that can even survive in ... the innate ability of ticks to adapt according to climate. ... the climate, habitat or movement patterns of people and goods. ...
... bear. They may have to go months without eating. Their ... to that the melting of Arctic sea ice due to climate ... it,s easy to see why polar bears worldwide are in trouble. ... bright spot. In a study of PCBs in polar bear cubs ...
... chromosomal abnormality in children with a deadly form of ... survival, clinician scientists at The University of Nottingham have ... Children,s Brain Tumour Research Centre as part of a ... test to allow doctors to identify youngsters who are ...
Cached Biology News:Ticks can adapt to the Spain's climatic diversity 2PCBs levels down in Norwegian polar bears 2PCBs levels down in Norwegian polar bears 3Genetic abnormality offers diagnostic hope for children's cancer 2Genetic abnormality offers diagnostic hope for children's cancer 3
(Date:7/29/2015)... /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: BIOA ) today announced ... Officer has resigned.  The Company has hired Andrew ... in December 2014, as full time interim CFO and ... Andy Ashworth began his employment today, ... transition.  Andy was the Company,s CFO from September 2011 ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... College Station, TX (PRWEB) , ... July 29, ... ... cleanroom POD® designer, manufacturer and supplier, announces the launch of their 2nd generation ... compared to the current miniPOD CT, but it also represents a new POD® ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... 2015  AmnioChor Inc., an early stage biotech startup ... to announce that the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation of ... in their seed round of development of the proprietary ... AmnioChor,s technology allows cryopreservation of the ... cells living within those tissues. Amnion is a well-established ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... July 29, 2015  Indivior PLC (LON: INDV) today ... nasal spray was accepted and received Priority Review by ... treatment of opioid overdose. This naloxone nasal spray comes ... for optimal absorption into the nasal mucosa. 1 ... so individuals may be better equipped to help an ...
Breaking Biology Technology:BioAmber Announces Change in Chief Financial Officer 2BioAmber Announces Change in Chief Financial Officer 3G-CON Manufacturing Launches Their 2nd Generation Cell Therapy Cleanroom POD® 2G-CON Manufacturing Launches Their 2nd Generation Cell Therapy Cleanroom POD® 3The Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation Agrees to Invest in AmnioChor 2Indivior PLC Announces FDA Acceptance of Naloxone Nasal Spray New Drug Application With Priority Review 2Indivior PLC Announces FDA Acceptance of Naloxone Nasal Spray New Drug Application With Priority Review 3Indivior PLC Announces FDA Acceptance of Naloxone Nasal Spray New Drug Application With Priority Review 4Indivior PLC Announces FDA Acceptance of Naloxone Nasal Spray New Drug Application With Priority Review 5
... , , , Multiporator / Electroporator 2510 , , , , ... Transformation Protocol , Protocol No. 4308 915.536 ... , , , , , ... fbd11, protoplasts, , , ...
... , , , , , Multiporator , , , , ... Transfection Protocol , Protocol No. 4308 915.040 11/2000 , ... , , , Cell line ... Transfection with , Plasmid pEGFP-C1 (in bidistilled H 2 O), ...
... , , Multiporator / Electroporator 2510 , , , , , , ... Transformation Protocol , Protocol No. 4308 915.534 01/2002 , , ... , , Microorganism , ... Cell type , Bacteria, gram positive, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Ustilago maydis 2Ustilago maydis 3U-266 2Staphylococcus epidermidis 2
ANTI L-DOPA...
The Light Diagnostics Calicivirus Genotype 1&2 Typing OligoDetect assay is applicable for the qualitative detection of calicivirus RNA generated by an in-house validated in vitro nucleic acid amplifi...
Recombinant Rat CINC-2 alpha, CF...
sodium channel, nonvoltage-gated 1 alpha,...
Biology Products: